July 04, 2005 | Charles Hirshberg
"Respect," wrote Ralph Wiley. "That's so much of what's missing.... People are so confused today, they can't tell who's earned it or how." Wiley was an expert on respect, having earned plenty of it as a sportswriter...
September 26, 1988 | Edited by Steve Wulf
LILLEHAMMER IN '94
February 16, 1983
The year won't be remembered for isolated blows, like this mighty right Alexis Arguello unloaded on Aaron Pryor. Fusillades counted for considerably more. In the 14th round of their WBA junior welterweight title...
December 13, 1982 | Edited By Gay Flood
Sir:The article .... (Nov. 29) by Ahmad Rashad as told to Frank Deford was sensitive, and thus, unlike almost all poststrike articles that will be written, it offered a refreshing angle. The image of professional...
December 06, 1982 | Edited by Gay Flood
TRAGIC FIGHTSir:I'm an avid boxing fan, but I'm sorry that men have to earn money by stepping into the ring and risking their lives just to please thousands of people, including me. That feeling was intensified by...